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Wish Kid Shines with new Kicks

DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. (February 2020): Zhari loves shopping for shoes and enjoys tropical destinations. Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses, purchased her a generous Nike gift card that she could use to shop for her favorite styles. Castle in the Sand Hotel also donated a certificate for a postcard perfect stay at their beachfront property that Zhari and her mom will use for a relaxing getaway. Zhari is looking forward to visiting Ocean City for the first time and can’t wait to venture to a new place.

Zhari has sickle cell anemia a condition where there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen throughout the body. “Zhari’s wish will enable her to buy what she loves and crate special memories with her mom,” said Kids Wish Network Executive Director Tam Lai.

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A Rootin’ Tootin’ Wish Adventure at Disney

ANAHEIM, Calif. (February 2020): Reece loves theme parks and Disney. He especially adores Toy Story, and hoped to visit Disneyland and meet his favorite characters, Woody and Buzz Lightyear. Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses, flew Reece and his family to Anaheim for a rootin’ tootin’ California Adventure with Sheriff Woody, Buzz Lightyear and beyond.

Reece arrived at Disneyland all dressed up as Sheriff Woody for his magical Disney experience. His favorite ride was Toy Story Midway Mania, an interactive ride featuring all his favorite characters. During the wish, the family also had a thrilling adventure at Universal Studios. They spent most of their time admiring the sights, characters and dynamic shows.

His family stayed at Sheraton Park Hotel at the Anaheim Resort, who surprised him with balloons and Buzz and Woody toys. …

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Horse Wish gets a Perfect Score

RIDOTT, Ill. (February 2020): Lilly loves everything about horses, the moment she comes home from school she is outside spending time with her favorite animals. She has papillary thyroid carcinoma, a type of throat cancer that affects the thyroid gland. She previously participated in barrel racing, but with her surgery and treatments, she’s been unable to compete. Her horses continue to be the light in her life that sparks her happiness. Knowing how important they are to her, Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses, purchased Lilly generous gift cards to HorseLoverZ.com and My12volt.com for all her equines’ needs.

Lilly is excited to shop with her horses and plans on using some of her gift card to purchase an air conditioner for her horse trailer, traveling her equestrian friends in comfort. “Lilly’s wish …

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Wish for the Love of Sports

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 2020): Mariam Toure loves basketball and is a dedicated fan of her home team, the Indiana Pacers. She also enjoys other sports like cheerleading and dancing, and wishes she had a hover board to learn tricks on. Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses, gave Mariam an all-encompassing sports wish, purchasing her a generous gift card to Academy Sports. Mariam can’t wait to pick out all of her favorite things to continue her love of athletics.

Mariam struggles with sickle cell anemia, an inherited condition in which there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen throughout the body. “Mariam’s wish will enable her to further explore her love of sports,” said Kids Wish Network Executive Director Tam Lai.


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A Thrilling Wish at Cedar Point

OAKDALE, Pa. (February 2020): Isaiah loves roller coasters and aspires to design them for theme parks. Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses created a thrilling adventure for Isaiah, sending him to the roller coaster capital of the world. Cedar Point provided amusement park tickets for his family, and Kids Wish Network purchased him a generous Hotels.com gift card for his on point wish.

Isaiah struggles with challenges from his life-threatening autoimmune disease. “Isaiah will have a fun-filled family adventure that they’ll always treasure,” said Kids Wish Network Executive Director Tam Lai.

Kids Wish Network would like to thank Cedar Point, Sandusky Ohio for making Isaiah’s dreams become a reality.


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Disney Fan to Find Tropical Magic in Florida

MACOMB, Mich. (February 2020): Gabriella loves Disney, dolphins, and swimming, planning a trip with her mom for a tropical getaway to Orlando and Tampa. Kids Wish Network, a children’s charity that grants wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses, gave Gabriella her Florida dream. In addition, they provided her and her mom with multi-day park hopper passes and purchased her a generous Disney gift card she could use for any purchases during her magical adventures at the parks. Kids Wish Network also purchased generous gift cards to Outback Steakhouse and Darden Restaurants, offering many different dining options during their trip.

To further heighten Gabriella’s exciting wish, Clearwater Marine Aquarium donated tickets for her to visit their renowned rescue dolphins, Winter and Hope. Merlin’s Magic Wand also donated tickets to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. She can’t wait for her tropical Disney adventure, and is …

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